La Liga open investigation into Messi's lunch with Barcelona teammates - source
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La Liga has opened an investigation into whether Barca players breached COVID regulations by visiting Lionel Messi's house, a source told ESPN.
La Liga has opened an investigation into whether Barcelona's players breached coronavirus regulations by attending a lunch at Lionel Messi's house, a league source told ESPN. Reports in the Catalan media also say local authorities are looking into whether the event could have infringed restrictions in place in the region. People are allowed to meet in Catalonia, outside or inside, but only in groups of up to six. - Stream ESPN FC Daily on ESPN+ (U.S. only)

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